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Timeline of the Brazilian Publishing Marketplace: 1995-2012

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International interest, digitization, and market consolidation are not new phenomenon in Brazil, and many began more than ten years ago, as evidenced by this brief timeline of publishing market since 1995.
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Wiley Arrives in Brazil, Opens Sao Paolo Office

Hegel Braga will head operations for Wiley in Brazil.

US publisher Wiley has opened an office in Sao Paolo and hired Hegel Braga to lead Brazilian operations as its business and market development director. Read More

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Brazil, Other Developing Markets Included in Global Ranking of Publishers

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Starting in 2006 publishing consultant Rüdiger Wischenbart began to systematically analyze the international book industry. In each subsequent year he has produced what he calls, the “Global Ranking of the Publishing Industry,” and it is  …  Read More

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Top STM Publisher GEN Buys EPU, Its Eighth Acquisition

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Grupo Editorial Nacional (GEN) is the leader in the Brazilian STM book market, with revenues of US$62 million annually. The editorial group wants to keep this lead position at any price and has just acquired  …  Read More

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Not Ready to Wait on Others, STM Pub Ciência Moderna Launches Own Digital Distribution Platform

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The e-book market in Brazil is still nascent and there are only around 4,000 titles available, and that is according to the most optimistic guesstimates. Some companies, however, are experimenting and trying to get a  …  Read More

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